We provide reliable, unbiased data, research and capacity building to social change organizations that are committed to improving communities across the metro Denver region.
Examining the trends impacting housing affordability
Exploring the factors that influence economic opportunity for individuals and families
Analyzing the factors that impact health outcomes in low-income communities
Understanding the factors that impact young children's well-being
Understanding the factors that impact child well-being and success in school
Examining how demographic shifts have impacted metro Denver communities
Increasing data accessibility to strengthen Colorado’s data culture
Through our open data tools, research and services, Shift provides insight into metro Denver’s most persistent challenges by focusing on the following social and economic issues.
To improve community decision-making, we develop open data tools that are free to use.View all
The post-Great Recession trend could mean there is significant pent-up housing demand.